Botswana's former president Ketumile Masire dies

Gaborone, Jun 23 Botswana's former president Sir Ketumile Masire, the southern African country's second post- independence leader and who led efforts to bring peace to Mozambique, has died aged 91,...

Jun 23, 2017 1:18 PM | Newsscroll

Turkey opposition chief accuses Erdogan of influencing courts

Camlidere (Turkey), Jun 21 Turkey's main opposition leader has accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of influencing the judiciary, speaking on the trail of his unprecedented protest march in...

Jun 21, 2017 3:46 AM | Newsscroll

Erdogan warns Turkey opposition chief over 'justice march'

Istanbul, Jun 17 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today warned the leader of the main opposition party against making a planned protest march from Ankara to Istanbul, telling him "don't be...

Jun 17, 2017 9:41 PM | Newsscroll

No way but talks to resolve Kashmir issue: Mehbooba

Srinagar, Jun 17 Under attack from the opposition for "shelving the promise of dialogue with the separatists", Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today told the Assembly that there was...

Jun 17, 2017 6:14 PM | Newsscroll

Human Rights Watch raps India for '20 Internet Shutdowns in 2017'

New Delhi [India], June. 17 : India has received an earful from the Human Rights Watch, who in its recent report stated the nation has shut down the internet in various regions 20 times in the...

Jun 16, 2017 8:57 AM | Newsscroll

PDP targets Mirwaiz, says Kashmiris aspire to become Indian cricketers

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 15 : The People's Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday asserted that more attention should be given to Kashmiris who support and aspire to become...

Jun 14, 2017 2:35 PM | Newsscroll

Turkey arrests main opposition MP after 25-year jail verdict

Ankara, Jun 14 A Turkish court today sentenced a Republican People's Party (CHP) lawmaker to 25 years jail for leaking classified material to the press, the first time a main opposition party deputy...

Jun 14, 2017 11:11 PM | Newsscroll

Turkey arrests main opposition MP after 25-year jail verdict

Ankara, Jun 14 A Turkish court today sentenced a Republican People's Party (CHP) lawmaker to 25 years jail for leaking classified material to the press, the first time a main opposition party deputy...

Jun 14, 2017 9:31 PM | Newsscroll

Russia Probe: Senator Schumer invites Trump to testify before Senate

New York [U.S.], June 12 : Senator Chuck Schumer has invited U.S. President Donald Trump to testify before the U.S. Congress on his campaign's alleged ties to Russia after the latter...

Jun 11, 2017 12:59 PM | Newsscroll

Video of Cong MLA asking protesters to set police station

afire goes viralBhopal, Jun 9 Amid violent protests by farmers in Madhya Pradesh, a video has surfaced purportedly showing a woman Congress MLA from the state inciting people to set a police station...

Jun 09, 2017 9:15 PM | Newsscroll